Product Technician - Trench Safety in Memphis, TN at Sunbelt-Rentals

Date Posted: 11/13/2023

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Sunbelt Rentals strives to be the customer's first choice in the equipment rental industry. From pumps to scaffolding to general construction tools, we aim to be the only call needed to outfit a job site with the proper equipment. Not only do we offer a vast fleet that ranks among the best in the industry, we pair it all with a friendly and knowledgeable staff. Our employees are our greatest asset, and although we present a comprehensive equipment offering, our expertise and service are what truly distinguish us from the competition.

We pride ourselves on investing in our workforce and offer competitive benefits, as well as extensive on-the-job training for all eligible employees.

As a highly successful national company, we are constantly looking for talented individuals to support our growth. If you are interested in pursuing a rewarding career, we invite you to review our opportunities!

Job Description Summary

Position Objective:

As a Product Technician for Trench Safety (TS), you will be responsible for providing project planning and advisory services on engineered support of excavation systems as well as major project and will serve as the primary liaison between customers/project managers, sales leaders, engineering department and operational services. You will also display great attention to detail and excellent understanding of the TS business.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Assist the Operations team in planning equipment inventory and shipment for orders on assigned projects
  • Supervise the accuracy and safety of the assembly/installation of all Sunbelt Rentals TS equipment
  • Communicate the delivery, and technical support needs of equipment to branch personnel for all assigned engineered projects
  • Support project planning in conjunction with the Sales and Operations team
  • Consult with the Engineering team on jobsite parameters, project design, and constructability
  • Liaison with customer project managers on site preparation, equipment needs and delivery, as well as customer’s team training
  • Perform oversight and communicate design modifications and equipment substitutions due to changing job site conditions
  • Manage all Sunbelt Rentals TS equipment and personnel on site
  • Supervise the accuracy and safety of assembly/installation of all Sunbelt Rentals TS equipment
  • Serve as an advisory role to customer project managers on site
  • Perform regular inspection of all Sunbelt Rentals TS equipment on site during installation and post-installation
  • Coordinate the safety and accuracy of equipment removal and disassembly
  • Maintain all company standards for safety on jobsites and while traveling to and from work locations
  • Promote a team environment with co-workers and other departments
  • Promote internal and external customer service excellence
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Education & Experience:

  • Associate degree or equivalent experience in a related field plus 3+ years relevant work experience
  • Management or supervisory experience in construction projects
  • Knowledge of construction principles and the ability to read a variety of site plans and technical drawings
  • Excellent communication skills: ability to interface with all levels of personnel, including senior management, engineers, supervisors and skilled labor
  • Working knowledge of support of excavation systems and structural support
  • Advanced problem-solving and troubleshooting skills for construction projects
  • Commitment to customer service and ability to go above and beyond to complete a project
  • Travel: up to 75% or more based on project volume and customer need
  • Must reside within a 50 mile radius of a TS branch which you will report to
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Must have a clean MVR
  • Commitment to safety in all facets of work
  • Experience in engineered shoring systems, trench excavation or related industry preferred
  • Fundamental understanding of OSHA 29 CFR-Part 1926-Subpart P

Base Pay Range: $19.00 - 25.71

Starting rate of pay may vary based on factors including, but not limited to, position offered, location, education, training, and/or experience. Please visit for more information on our benefits and to join our Talent Network.

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